反動

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

反動

  1. reactionary

Noun[edit]

反動

  1. reaction

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
はん
Grade: 3
どう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

反動 (hiragana はんどう, romaji handō)

  1. reaction, especially oppositions to changes
    それは保守 (ほしゅ)反動 (はんどう)だ。
    sore wa hoshu handō da.
    That is reactionary and conservative.
  2. (weaponry) recoil, kickback, repercussion

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.